About Us

Our Vision

To lead through providing professionally delivered services to Alabama’s children, families and childcare providers in a responsive, compassionate, and fiscally sound manner.

Our Mission Statement

Providing programs with a purpose.

Our Core Values

The ongoing success of TCR Child Care Corporation is supported through a variety of targeted services that meet the needs of families and young children. With the support of the Board of Directors, TCR is guided by these core values:

the tcr leadership team

Kay Jennings

Executive Director


Angela Thomas

Chief Financial Officer


Teresa Jackson

Director of Operations


Charles Fruscella

Director of Human Resources


Kelly Mumper

Director, Cheaha Regional Head Start


Janerica Johnson

Region Supervisor, Child Care Central Eligibility, Birmingham


Natalie Nettles

Region Supervisor, Child Care South, Mobile


Sabrina Robinson

Director, Child Care Central Quality Enhancement


Lisa Simmons

Director, Moving4Ward


Lakeeshia Sandlin

Director, Parents as Teachers, Home Visitation


Leslie Jacobs

Director, TEAM One


tcr board of directors

Judge Tommy Dobson



Avery Embry

Vice Chairman Talladega County Board of Education


Laquita Hicks,

Secretary Cheaha Regional Head Start Liaison


Joe Allen

The Print Shop


Meredith Crosson

Jacksonville State University


Monica Ferrell

Envisions Entertainment


Kellie Grubbs

Cleburne County Schools


J. Burnette Jackson



Judge Johny Rochester


Louise Showers

Business Owner


Tracey Thomas

B.B. Comer Memorial Library